Course List

Who or What Is God? -

INQ 110 N1

Instructor: Dr. Gerald R. McDermott
Block: 9
Time: T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Introduces students to critical thinking in higher education, taking as its starting point a focused topic in a scholarly field. Critical inquiry will be taught in the context of careful reading of important intellectual works, as well as inquiry-based writing assignments. Research and collaborative skills will also be developed in an integrative setting designed to promote a student's journey toward a life of critical inquiry.

Augustine and His Legacy -

RELG 282 E

Instructor: Dr. Gerald R. McDermott
Block: E2
Time: M/W 7:30PM-9:00PM
Term: 2015FA
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

In this course we read primary texts, discuss and work together orally and in writing on the critical interpretation of the formative Western theology of Augustine of Hippo and investigate its legacy throguh the time of the Reformation. In the process we reflect on how comtemporary thinkers (beginning with ouselves!) appropriate, develop critique or extend this classical stance in modern projects of learning, inquiry, practice and/or devotion. (1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk.